ARC is an integrated mining company focusing on exploitation of high-grade mineral resources in Greenland with easy access, infrastructure and great upside potential. ARC was founded in 2012 by a group of Icelandic and British individuals, companies and family offices and management with strong track record in the resource sector & turnaround of companies. ARC leverages regional knowledge and experience of operations and logistics in the Arctic environment. Through a joint venture with FBC Mining, ARC has a project, the Maarmorilik zinc-lead mine, in proven areas with exceptional upside potential in Greenland. ARC creates value through providing services and cost management in Greenland and joint venturing with exceptional partners.
ARC management team has previously founded and successfully managed resource companies. By Leveraging Icelandic and Arctic know-how and expertise, the team has successfully brought the assets into the next stage of development. ARC management has retained key geological and operational personnel with long experience in the mining industry and in managing and operating the Maarmorilik Zinc mine.
Iceland is in a unique position to become the central point of a range of Arctic activities. In Iceland, with highly educated workforce; remote area experience and infrastructure as well as various services industries that are not always available in more remote Arctic areas.
ARC has already established projects with a long operational history; high-grade mineralization and exceptional upside potential in South and West Greenland. Both licenses have exploitation rights and are on track to commence production in 2018. ARC has participated in research projects that aim to extract minerals from projects in a profitable, safe and environmentally symbiotic way.